Deprecated: This feature is no longer recommended. Though some browsers might still support it, it may have already been removed from the relevant web standards, may be in the process of being dropped, or may only be kept for compatibility purposes. Avoid using it, and update existing code if possible; see the compatibility table at the bottom of this page to guide your decision. Be aware that this feature may cease to work at any time.
A string representing a
namevalue to put into the generated
<a name="...">start tag.
A string beginning with an
<a name="name"> start tag (double quotes in
name are replaced with
"), then the text
str, and then an
</a> end tag.
The code below creates an HTML string and then replaces the document's body with it:
const contentString = "Hello, world"; document.body.innerHTML = contentString.anchor("hello");
This will create the following HTML:
<a name="hello">Hello, world</a>
Warning: This markup is invalid, because
name is no longer a valid attribute of the
Instead of using
anchor() and creating HTML text directly, you should use DOM APIs such as
document.createElement(). For example:
const contentString = "Hello, world"; const elem = document.createElement("a"); elem.innerText = contentString; document.body.appendChild(elem);
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